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Tag Archives: Benjamin Franklin

AN ENLIGHTENING T-SHIRT

I LEARN something every day. Well, sorta every day. Recent enlightenment came when I solved a personal sartorial shortcoming by ordering new T-shirts from March for Science. The March for … Continue reading

July 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

THINKING–AND THE TURK

HOW DO WE think? In these days of artificial intelligence, not to say unexpected political outcomes, this question is a non-trivial one. A new book on this, and more, is … Continue reading

December 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

FOODATARIANS—PURE AND NOT SO SIMPLE

I AM A vegetarian, except for sausage. Wife Dottie considers herself a pescetarian, avoiding land-based meat but accepting protein from the sea. For a while there, Daughter Suz would eat … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · 2 Comments